Excel 2016 add-in "Inquire" will not load

It's been reported that after applying January updates for Excel 2016, the Inquire add-in is not loading as expected for some customers. The behavior being reported is that the COM add-in is listed under the section for Inactive Application Add-ins and when users try to enable the add-in, it either results in no changes or an error similar to the one…


Error launching Office applications after January updates

It's been reported that after applying January 2016 update (KB 3114506), customers are experiencing an error on Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows Server 2008 R2 when trying to launch Office applications such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint and OneDrive for Business. Error Examples: System Error – The program can’t start because davclnt.dll is missing from your computer….

Office applications crash when opening files from Outlook in Protected View on Windows 10

It's been reported that after upgrading to Windows 10, when opening Office files from Outlook emails, or OWA, the Office applications appear to launch but then throw an error before finally crashing. This only occurs when Protected View is enabled for opening files as attachments.  ERROR Example: Word experienced an error trying to open the file.                Try…